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Twitter Suspended State-Sponsored Hacker Accounts on the Platform

Twitter apologizes to its userbase after informing everyone that state-backed actors tried to abuse its API. It is assumed that a large number of Twitter users have had their names associated with...
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Researcher Exploits Twitter Bug to Match 17 Million Phone Numbers to Users

A researcher exploited a bug in Twitter’s Android app and managed to match users to phone numbers. Twitter realized the activity and blocked the man, but not before he managed to correlate...
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Twitter Will Now Preserve Quality and Sharpness on Uploaded JPEG Images

Twitter will treat JPEG uploads with better care, not converting or down-scaling them. Hopefully, new photography communities will form, and users will engage more with the uploads. Zooming, PNG support, and...
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Twitter Wanted to Delete Inactive Accounts But Decided Not to

Twitter warned holders of inactive accounts to decide what they’ll do until December 11, 2019. The platform hasn’t considered what will happen with the accounts of users who died. They will...
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Twitter Finally Breaks Free from the Two-Factor Authentication Limitations

Twitter adds support for WebAuthn, so users won’t have to add their phone numbers anymore. Using Yubikeys and hardware 2SV security keys will now become possible on the social media platform. ...
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Twitter Announces Pending Policy Changes Aimed at Fighting Against Deepfakes

Twitter wants to develop a policy that deals with the imminent rise of deepfake content. The community will have a say, and the final version of the ruleset will be ready in...
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Twitter has Shared User Emails and Phone Numbers With Advertisers

Twitter admitted a colossal blunder, as they were sharing user sensitive data with numerous third parties. This comes only a month after the recent discovery of a similar incident, so it could...
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Account of Twitter’s CEO Jack Dorsey Taken Over by Hackers

Hackers took advantage of a mobile communications operator flaw and published messages on Jack Dorsey’s account. The tweets were very inappropriate and shocking to the millions of Dorsey’s followers. The incident...
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Twitter Admits To Having Shared User Data Without Their Permission

Twitter warns its users that they may have shared some of their data without having their permission.  This data was shared with advertising partners, but it's not sensitive information.  The platform claims it...
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Twitter Update Includes Redesigned Camera and New Features

A new Twitter update is rolling out that is bringing a faster photo and video sharing to users. Users can now use a left swipe gesture to access the camera on the Twitter...

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